Arlin Edgar Wright, 70, of Imler, passed away Monday July 20, 2020. He was born September 13, 1949 in Imler, son of the late Harvey and Helen (Mearkle) Wright. He married Joyce Walter on September 8, 1972 in Winchester, VA.
Surviving are his wife, two children David and Lynn Wright, a brother Rickie Wright, a sister Thelma Clark, sister-in-law Delores Wright brother-in-law Elvin Glass and close cousins JoAnn Bousum and Joan Moore. He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings Marlin “Bub” Wright, Linda Glass, Shirley (Leader) Cox and an infant sister Karen Wright.
Arlin was a 1967 graduate of Claysburg-Kimmel High School and served in the U.S. Army during Vietnam. He attended Trinity Reformed Church, Osterburg. He retired from PennDot in 2004 after 34 years of service. Upon his retirement he was an avid farmer and equipment operator. He loved God, his family and friends, and his cat Bear.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Friday July 24, 2020 at Trinity Reformed Church, Osterburg, with Pastor Charlie Miller officiating. Due to Covid-19 restrictions masks and social distancing are required at church. Interment at Bedford County Memorial Park.
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